Poquoson, Virginia 

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Population

12,059

10% Growth

Unemployment Rate

3.5%

Median Income

$83,460

Avg. Home Price

$291,200

Best Places to Live in Poquoson, Virginia

Large-city complex - Southeast Virginia coast
Pros
-Nearby water recreation
-Educated population
-Stable economy
Cons
-Growth and sprawl
-Rising costs
-Air service

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What Bert Has To Say About Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News Metro Area

This complex area straddles the waterway known as Hampton Roads, a large bay that empties into the Chesapeake Bay and Atlantic Ocean. It is the largest metropolitan area in the state in terms of population, and offers an interesting mix of urban, suburban, waterfront and inland environments. The cities of Norfolk, Chesapeake, and Portsmouth are to the south of the waterway, with the large and rapidly growing Virginia Beach located a few miles to the east along the Atlantic Shore. Hampton and Newport News lie to the north across a long bridge-tunnel connection. The natural harbor makes for one of the best ports on the East Coast, and shipping and shipbuilding activity are paramount, along with fishing and seaport-related commerce.


QUICK FACTS

City: Poquoson
Zip Codes: 23662
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 30 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Poquoson is 3.5% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Negative. Poquoson jobs have decreased by 0.20%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Poquoson's cost of living is 11.50% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Poquoson's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Poquoson's population is 12,059 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 9.58%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 32 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Poquoson is $291,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.74%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Poquoson public schools spend $9,911 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.8 students per teacher in Poquoson. Learn More...

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23662
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